McHenry County College: Review & Facts

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McHenry County College is a medium two-year, public school with 6,565 students enrolled. This college was established in 1967 and is one of the 4 colleges and schools located in Crystal Lake, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Fair
At McHenry County College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

MCC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Biology, Nursing, Management, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
65%
Fair
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

McHenry County College student retention rate is relatively low at 65% (close to Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at McHenry County College is low - 35%. Approximately 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at McHenry County College is reasonably decent -- 18:1. Learn more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,600
Medium
Average tuition cost is slightly high, $13,300 annually. The additional fees at McHenry County College not covered by tuition are approximately $300, which totals $13,600 a year.

Read the details about McHenry County College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at MCC is $15.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to McHenry County College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (815) 455-3700 or check McHenry County College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Safe
McHenry County College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at McHenry County College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at McHenry County College.

Based on the college crime data, McHenry County College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

McHenry County College Location and Maps



Post Address: McHenry County College, 8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012-2761, USA
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